Atchison, Kansas 

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Weather in Atchison, Kansas

The most pleasant months of the year for Atchison are September, May and June. In Atchison, there are 3 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Atchison with an average high temperature of 87.9°, which ranks it as one of the coolest places in Kansas. February is the snowiest month in Atchison with 5.2 inches of snow, and 5 months of the year have significant snowfall. July is the most humid month, though humidity is low for most of the year.


Today's Weather - Atchison, KS

11 PM PST

Partly Cloudy

34°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
OvernightPartly Cloudy31° / 52°ENE 1 mph
Friday NightMostly Cloudy25° / 34°NNW 1 to 9 mph
Saturday NightSlight Chance Light Snow then Mostly Cloudy17° / 30°N 2 to 6 mph
Sunday NightSnow Likely19° / 31°ENE 6 mph
Monday NightPartly Cloudy15° / 35°NW 5 mph
Tuesday NightMostly Clear14° / 39°W 5 mph
Wednesday NightMostly Clear22° / 42°SSW 6 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 88 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 19
Rain: averages 39 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 17 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Atchison area is 7.2 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Kansas.

7.2 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
HighLow
January37° 19°
February43° 23°
March54° 32°
April66° 43°
May75° 54°
June84° 64°
July88° 68°
August87° 66°
September79° 56°
October67° 45°
November53° 33°
December39° 21°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Atchison
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Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
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January02852
February02262
March01681
April04100
May10120
June50110
July12090
August11090
September2090
October0380
November01560
December02662

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.


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